If you’ve ever thought about keeping sheep, but didn’t know where to start, Sue Weavers has written The Backyard Sheep for you. This introductory guide takes the reader through a survey of sheep breeds, their care, and how to deal with the most common problems that might come up.
It’s fair to say that earth-friendly pest management strategies are on the rise, or rather, making a comeback.
As part of the EcoFarm Conference last week, I had the opportunity to see several local organic farms. The tour was led by Amigo Cantisano, and it included visits [ … ]
This week I have had the good fortune to attend the 31st annual EcoFarm Conference in Pacific Grove, California. On Wednesday we went on a tour of local organic farms, [ … ]
The UK declared last Thursday that milk and meat from cloned animals are safe for human consumption. The Food Standards Agency says: “The evidence showed no differences in composition between [ … ]